Stories tagged: C.C. Dill
Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
100 years ago in Spokane: J. Stanley Webster wins primary to take on Congressman C.C. Dill who opposed declaring war
Judge J. Stanley Webster won the 1918 Republican primary in the race to represent Eastern Washington in Congress and incumbent C.C. Dill, who opposed the United States’ entry into World …
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: American troops and supplies must move quicker to World War I front to stop victory by Germany, says Sen. C.C. Dill
Congressman C.C. Dill gave a detailed update on the war to his constituents at a People’s Forum in Spokane. He said that England and France had gone long past the …
Mon., April 10, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Democratic Party chairman gets death threat after criticizing congressman who opposed war declaration
The Spokane County Democratic Party chairman received a death threat by mail after he criticized U.S. Representative C.C Dill.
Thu., April 6, 2017
100 years ago in Spokane: Rally denounces Congressman C.C. Dill for his vote against declaration of war against Germany
A “patriotically frenzied” throng – the second in two weeks – jammed the Spokane Armory for a mass meeting.